Khagni Village, with population of 1860 is Goriakothi sub district's the 37th most populous village, located in Goriakothi sub district of Siwan district in the state Bihar in India. Total geographical area of Khagni village is 1 km2 and it is the 32nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1368 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Siwan and distance from Khagni village to Siwan is 25 km. The village comes under Mustafabad panchayat. Goriakothi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Siwan which is 25 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 1860 people, among them 873 (47%) are male and 987 (53%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khagni village is 18%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 347 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khagni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,860 1,710 150 0 329
Male 873 802 71 0 172
Female 987 908 79 0 157

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 19.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1557. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.8% which is -3.6% lower than male population growth rate of 21.4%. General caste population has increased by 20.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.3% and child population has decreased by -13.4% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Khagni

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20 20 10 0 -13
Male 21 22 11 0 -11
Female 18 19 10 0 -16

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1131 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1132, in schedule caste is 1113. There are 913 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 35 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 46 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Khagni

Total General SC ST Child
Change -35 -37 -12 0 -46
2011 1,131 1,132 1,113 0 913
2001 1,166 1,169 1,125 0 959

Literacy

Total 990 people in the village are literate, among them 525 are male and 465 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khagni is 65%. 75% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Khagni

Total Male Female
Change 9 4 12
2011 65 75 56
2001 56 71 44

Workers profile

Khagni has 15% (283) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 30% male and 2% female population are working population. 23% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khagni

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 15 11 4 85
Male 30 23 7 70
Female 2 1 1 98